The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South West / Dorset
Rank 22 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.56% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 3.13% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.08% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £26.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+62.26% -7.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
40 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 31.25% 17.58% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 19
Median daily rate £400 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Dorset region.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (55.56%) Power BI
5 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (22.22%) SDLC
7 2 (22.22%) InfoPath
7 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) .NET
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) ERP
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 1 (11.11%) CSS
8 1 (11.11%) Windows
8 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Kentico
3 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) InfoPath
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (55.56%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (55.56%) Power BI
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft